Photo: Maury County Fire Department
COLUMBIA, Tenn. - One person was killed and five others were injured in a head-on collision in Maury County.
The incident happened around 5:30 a.m. Monday on New Highway 7, also known as Santa Fe Pike, at Burkett Lane in Columbia.
Hearing about a VERY serious crash in Columbia on Santa Fe Pike (New Hwy 7) at Burkett Ln. Avoid! #5LiveTraffic— Rebecca Schleicher (@NC5_RSchleicher) July 17, 2017
Hearing about a VERY serious crash in Columbia on Santa Fe Pike (New Hwy 7) at Burkett Ln. Avoid! #5LiveTraffic
Officials with the Tennessee Highway Patrol said 25-year-old Amy Scott was traveling southbound when she crossed the center line and struck a truck head-on.
Scott was killed in the crash. Her 26-year-old passenger was injured.
Four people from the truck, including a 5-year-old child, were also hurt.
A portion of the roadway was blocked due to the crash but has since reopened.